I got the idea to paint something every day for 30 days from an artist friend. It has helped me to realize the positive aspects of my everyday life. I started on February 1, 2014 and finished March 5th; I am pleased to have done this!
Day 1 Supplies
Daily Gratitude Painting #1
I am grateful for my art supplies and tools; watercolor paints, brushes, palette, easel and camera.
Day 2 New Mexico Sunshine
Daily Gratitude Painting #2
I am grateful for our reliable New Mexico sunshine. It warms my home and cheers me up.
Day 3 Blueberries
Daily Gratitude Painting #3
I am grateful for blueberries and other berries, full of healthful antioxidants.
Day 4 Stormy Skies
Daily Gratitude Painting #4
I am grateful for the stormy sky at sunset that may (or may not) bring much-needed snow to our land.
Day 5 Vegetables for Borscht
Daily Gratitude Painting #5
I am grateful for simple root vegetables.
I used these to make borscht.
Day 6 Lemons
Daily Gratitude Painting #6
I am grateful for citrus and lemons especially, which add zing to everything!
Day 7 My Bed
Daily Gratitude Painting #7
I am grateful for my bed where I can rest and rejuvenate myself for the next day.
Day 8 Stove
Daily Gratitude Painting #8
I am grateful for our wood-burning stove. It warms our home on these chilly winter days. Thank-you, Mom and Dad!